Author Biographical Info

Thomas A. Stanwood, a Galveston physician during the yellow fever epidemic, disagreed with a conservative course of treatement of the disease, and, "in addition to repeated bleeding, Stanwood called for the use of mercury and opium."

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Historical documents, 19th century, Texas


Galveston, TX


Receipt for payment of medical services provided to J.H. Spillman? During last illness, paid by E. Stone, administrator of estate. See more at ms-021.pdf.


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